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Compiled by Charles Sotheran
Sold March 21-25, 1887. 2,578 numbers arranged in five divisions. Priced
Proem.--I. Bibliotheca americana (no. 1-1,211)--II. Drama and poetry (no. 1,212-1,530)--III. Illuminated vellum and manuscripts (no. 1,531-1,584)--IV. Incunabula and black letters (no. 1,585-1,754)--V. Varia literaria (no. 1,755-2,758)